Frances Wynne


1863-1890; b. Collon, nr. Drogheda; dg. clergyman; contrib. to Longman’s Magazine; Irish Monthly, Providence Journal; and Spectator; posthumous volume, Whisper (1890), published with a personal appreciation in which which Katharine Tynan wrote that she was ‘greatly loved by children, and the poor, and animals, and by her social inferiors’; m. Reverend Wynne, a cousin, 1892; d. in childbirth the year after, 29 Aug.; Tynan also wrote two poems for her. OIWP

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